Director's Biography for Finn Bugge

FINN E. BUGGE writer, director, producer

Finn E. Bugge has worked in various capacities in the film industry, ranging from editing to producing, and has made over thirty short films.

Having lived and worked in Oslo, London, Los Angeles and Medellin, Colombia, Finn has been exposed to different ideologies and aesthetic practices in filmmaking, from mainstream to experimental, resulting in the synthesis of a personal cinematic language.

The subtle and tactile quality of the texture of his films awaken the senses to an emotional and intimate experience of the narrative.

DEAR LINA is Finn’s first full-length documentary film.


Film Reviews

Sandy W. Coleman from California

“What a film. You captured the essence of our past lives as we move forward on our path. Who are we? A collection of our past, current experiences and dreams. Thank you.”

Hiro Narita (ASC - American Society of Cinematographers)

“Dear Lina demonstrates his understanding of cultures beyond borders in cinematic language that implicitly expresses human emotions.”

Anthony Romero of DaCast

“I must say that I was blown away by the cinematography and use of colors through out. So as a film buff, kudos for making a stellar product.”